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SIMPLAN® Shaft Seals

for Water Lubricated Sterntubes


Simplex-Turbulo-Systems

ThyssenKrupp
Simplex Americas LLC
79 Old Clinton Road, Building 5
Flemington, New Jersey 08822, USA
1. Issue 5.2005

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SIMPLAN® Shaft Seals
for Water Lubricated Sterntubes

At Simplex-Turbulo-Systems, and dedication to the highest tolerances). This is in contrast


we have developed the ultimate quality control standards have to all other types of seal on the Model Shaft øA *B **(C) øD øE G α1 α2 Weight lbs.
seal for water-lubricated stern- ensured the ultimate quality market, which show very large 60 2.36 to 2.75 3.98 4.49 8.86 7.48 6 x 1/2”- 13 UNC 45° 60° 58
tubes. The utilisation of unique, product on the market at the changes in sealing pressure, 70 2.76 to 3.14 3.98 4.49 9.25 7.87 6 x 1/2”- 13 UNC 45° 60° 63
state-of-the-art material combi- best possible price. SIMPLAN is resulting in opening of the seal 80 3.15 to 3.53 3.98 4.49 9.65 8.27 6 x 1/2”- 13 UNC 45° 60° 66
90
nations and the expertise gai- the only alternative to stuffing and/or excessive wear at the
3.54 to 4.12 3.98 5.28 10.04 8.66 8 x 1/2”- 13 UNC 33.75° 45° 69
105
ned through over 50 years of boxes for your new-building sealing faces.
4.13 to 4.71 3.98 5.28 10.63 9.25 8 x 1/2”- 13 UNC 33.75° 45° 77
120
experience has resulted in the and conversion projects.
4.72 to 5.30 3.98 5.28 11.22 9.84 8 x 1/2”- 13 UNC 33.75° 45° 84
135
SIMPLAN shaft seal, available With our SIMPLAN seals we
for shaft diameters from 2.36” With SIMPLAN, we have put an offer a unique combination of 5.31 to 5.90 3.98 5.28 11.81 10.43 8 x 1/2”- 13 UNC 33.75° 45° 89
to 9.5” (60 - 240 mm). Our end to the constant shaft-wear SiC “hard against hard” sealing 150 5.91 to 6.49 3.98 5.28 12.40 11.02 8 x 1/2”- 13 UNC 33.75° 45° 98
extensive testing procedures and damage caused by con- faces. We have developed 165 6.50 to 7.08 3.98 5.28 12.99 11.61 8 x 1/2”- 13 UNC 33.75° 45° 108
ventional standard systems. materials for the seal which are 180 7.09 to 7.67 3.98 5.28 13.58 12.20 8 x 1/2”- 13 UNC 33.75° 45° 118
No more time-consuming and unaffected by even the hardest 195 7.68 to 8.26 3.98 5.75 14.57 13.19 8 x 3/4”- 10 UNC 33.75° 45° 129
expensive shaft work is neces- sands or sediments.The dura- 210 8.27 to 8.85 3.98 5.75 15.16 13.78 8 x 3/4”- 10 UNC 33.75° 45° 139
sary, and therefore less time in bility of these sealing rings 225 8.86 to 9.50 3.98 5.75 15.75 14.37 8 x 3/4”- 10 UNC 33.75° 45° 147
dock. These cost savings, and exceeds the operation lifetime * incl. 0.04” gasket ** when sealing rings have contact
the reduction in loss of earnings of conventional sealing rings
mean that the investment pays by far.
Standard Seal for itself. SIMPLAN unites effi- SIMPLAN seals meet the highest The Advantages: A – Shaft Diameter in inches
ciency and optimum environ- SIMPLAN seals are exactly fit- standards set by the “Central • Constant sealing pressure B – Total length of stationary seal incl. “Pneumostop”
• C – Total length of constant pressure seal body
Sealing Force

mental protection. ted to the shaft diameter. They Commission for Rhine Shipping” Unique materials technology
are supplied with our proven (European Waterways). They are • Practically maintenance-free D – Outside diameter of SIMPLAN seal
Our FEM designed neoprene “Pneumostop” stand-still seal. certified by Germanischer Lloyd, • Less dock-time – lower costs E – Bolt circle diameter

SIMPLAN
seal body with optimised This feature allows inspection the American Bureau of Ship- • Fast investment return G – Number and size of bolts
geometry ensures a constant of the seal and shaft without ping, by Lloyd’s Register, by Weight incl. “Pneumostop”
pressure at the sealing face in taking the ship out of the water. ClassNK (Nippon Kaiji Kyokai)
the event of axial shaft move- and the Russian Maritime Regi-
Axial Shaft Movement ments (along with large radial ster of Shipping.